As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. (deyfa, u, f.), [Ulf. daubiþa], deafness, N. G. L. i. 228; numbness, having no savour.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚢᚠᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)